Wade Hampton returned often to his mountain retreat for rest and renewal. It is here that the fine old traditions of sportsmanship and honor were firmly established by a very great man. Now, it is the worthy aim of the Wade Hampton Golf Club to carefully preserve that same proud tradition.

Wade Hampton Golf Club

The vision of eight insightful men. It was their dedication to the game of golf and their desire to create an atmosphere of camaraderie among its members unparalleled by any other club. It is with grateful appreciation we recognize the following Founders:

Thomas J. Fazio
William T. Gary, III
E. Val Hastings, M.D.
J. Edwin Henson
J. David Higgins, Jr.
A. William McKee
Danforth K. Richardson
Howard W. Riley, Jr.